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bradykinesia

(ˌbrædɪkɪˈniːzɪə)
n
(Physiology) physiol abnormal slowness of physical movement, esp as an effect of Parkinson's disease
[C20: from brady- + Greek kinēsis motion]
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bradykinesia, bradykinesis

slowness of movement. — bradykinetic, adj.
See also: Motion
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